While trying Nigerian Army For the release of students abducted by Terrorists Boko Haram continues, the media reported the abduction of 35 new people.
Boko Haram terrorists have killed at least 35 people in the northeastern state of Borno, killing five soldiers, the Anatolia news agency reported.
“The terrorists fired at the convoy (Nigerian army) with an RPG, one of which hit a car carrying five soldiers and killed all of them,” a security source told local media in Nigeria.
According to an informed Nigerian security source, several other soldiers were wounded in the attack by the Boko Haram terrorist group.
The terrorist attack in Borno and the abduction of 35 new people came days after the Nigerian military was able to free more than 300 students abducted by Boko Haram in Katsina.
According to some reports, Boko Haram members recently abducted 600 students in an attack on a middle school in Kankara, Katsina.
The Nigerian military says it has thwarted nine Boko Haram terrorist attacks over the weekend (Saturday and Sunday).
Boko Haram launched a bloody insurgency and war in northeastern Nigeria in 2009 and gradually expanded its attacks to neighboring countries including Niger, Chad and Cameroon. The terrorist group also declared its allegiance to ISIS in 2015.
According to the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs United Nations More than 30,000 people have been killed and nearly 3 million displaced as a result of Boko Haram terrorist activities in Nigeria over the past decade.